Steve Cairns

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Experience & expertise

Steve joined Freeman Clarke with more than 30 years of successful IT leadership experience in a variety of exciting and challenging geographies, across a diverse range of industries including education, legal, medical, lifestyle, express-delivery, supply-chain and commercial software.  Steve has held leadership positions such as CIO, VP IT Service Management and Operations, and GM of Business Applications.  Working closely with his business counterparts, he has helped to bring about significant organisational benefits and deliver customer value.

Background & approach

Steve has a keen interest in implementing proven best practices, developing amazing teams, nurturing highly productive supplier partnerships and in breaking down siloes; emphasising collaboration and communication across the organisation.  Steve is a keen lifelong learner and in his spare time likes travelling, food, cycling, reading, movies and developing his passion for coffee roasting and brewing.

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